The Pamphlet Collection of Sir Robert Stout: Volume 29
Licenses may be issued to landlord or his nominee in certain cases of determination of tenancy
Licenses may be issued to landlord or his nominee in certain cases of determination of tenancy.
11. If during the currency of any license granted under the said Ordinance (except a temporary license) the tenancy of the holder of such license in respect of the house or premises for which the same is held shall he determined by effluxion of time or by notice to quit or by any other means whatsoever other than the bankruptcy of the licensee it shall be lawful for the landlord or other the person entitled to the immediate reversion of and in such premises or his authorised agent to apply in writing to any Resident Magistrate or any two or more Justices of the Peace resident in the licensing district within which such house or premises are situate to issue a license for such house and premises to such landlord or other person entitled to the reversion as aforesaid or his agent or to any person to be named by such landlord or person entitled to the reversion as aforesaid or his agent in such written application And if such Resident Magistrate or Justices think fit he or they may on being satisfied of the good character of the person to be licensed and upon production of a receipt for the payment by the applicant of a fee of Five Pounds to the Provincial Treasurer at once grant to the applicant or to the persons named by him as aforesaid in respect of the said premises a license of the same kind and description as that then current for the same premises and the effect of such license shall be to authorise the person named therein to carry on the business specified in such license at the house or premises in respect of which the same is issued until the next Quarterly Licensing Meeting after such license shall have been granted and no longer, and at such meeting a new license may be issued for the said premises.
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